 Chapter 1: Equations and Inequalities
 Chapter 1.1: Graphs and Graphing Utilities
 Chapter 1.2: Linear Equations and Rational Equations
 Chapter 1.3: Models and Applications
 Chapter 1.4: Complex Numbers
 Chapter 1.5: Quadratic Equations
 Chapter 1.6: Other Types of Equations
 Chapter 1.7: Linear Inequalities and Absolute Value Inequalities
 Chapter 2: Functions and Graphs
 Chapter 2.1: Basics of Functions and Their Graphs
 Chapter 2.2: More on Functions and Their Graphs
 Chapter 2.3: Linear Functions and Slope
 Chapter 2.4: More on Slope
 Chapter 2.5: Transformations of Functions
 Chapter 2.6: Combinations of Functions; Composite Functions
 Chapter 2.7: Inverse Functions
 Chapter 2.8: Distance and Midpoint Formulas; Circles
 Chapter 3: Polynomial and Rational Functions
 Chapter 3.1: Quadratic Functions
 Chapter 3.2: Polynomial Functions and Their Graphs
 Chapter 3.3: Dividing Polynomials; Remainder and Factor Theorems
 Chapter 3.4: Zeros of Polynomial Functions
 Chapter 3.5: Rational Functions and Their Graphs
 Chapter 3.6: Polynomial and Rational Inequalities
 Chapter 3.7: Modeling Using Variation
 Chapter 4: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
 Chapter 4.1: Exponential Functions
 Chapter 4.2: Logarithmic Functions
 Chapter 4.3: Properties of Logarithms
 Chapter 4.4: Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
 Chapter 4.5: Exponential Growth and Decay; Modeling Data
 Chapter 5: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
 Chapter 5.1: Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables
 Chapter 5.2: Systems of Linear Equations in Three Variables
 Chapter 5.3: Partial Fractions
 Chapter 5.4: Systems of Nonlinear Equations in Two Variables
 Chapter 5.5: Systems of Inequalities
 Chapter 5.6: Linear Programming
 Chapter 6: Matrices and Determinants
 Chapter 6.1: Matrix Solutions to Linear Systems
 Chapter 6.2: Inconsistent and Dependent Systems and Their Applications
 Chapter 6.3: Matrix Operations and Their Applications
 Chapter 6.4: Multiplicative Inverses of Matrices and Matrix Equations
 Chapter 6.5: Determinants and Cramer's Rule
 Chapter 7: Conic Sections
 Chapter 7.1: The Ellipse
 Chapter 7.2: The Hyperbola
 Chapter 7.3: The Parabola
 Chapter 8: Sequences, Induction, and Probability
 Chapter 8.1: Sequences and Summation Notation
 Chapter 8.2: Arithmetic Sequences
 Chapter 8.3: Geometric Sequences and Series
 Chapter 8.4: Mathematical Induction
 Chapter 8.5: The Binomial Theorem
 Chapter 8.6: Counting Principles, Permutations, and Combinations
 Chapter 8.7: Probability
 Chapter P: Prerequisites: Fundamental Concepts of Algebra
 Chapter P.1: Algebraic Expressions, Mathematical Models, and Real Numbers
 Chapter P.2: Exponents and Scientific Notation
 Chapter P.3: Radicals and Rational Exponents
 Chapter P.4: Polynomials
 Chapter P.5: Factoring Polynomials
 Chapter P.6: Rational Expressions
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Back substitution.
Upper triangular systems are solved in reverse order Xn to Xl.

Conjugate Gradient Method.
A sequence of steps (end of Chapter 9) to solve positive definite Ax = b by minimizing !x T Ax  x Tb over growing Krylov subspaces.

Exponential eAt = I + At + (At)2 12! + ...
has derivative AeAt; eAt u(O) solves u' = Au.

Fourier matrix F.
Entries Fjk = e21Cijk/n give orthogonal columns FT F = nI. Then y = Fe is the (inverse) Discrete Fourier Transform Y j = L cke21Cijk/n.

GramSchmidt orthogonalization A = QR.
Independent columns in A, orthonormal columns in Q. Each column q j of Q is a combination of the first j columns of A (and conversely, so R is upper triangular). Convention: diag(R) > o.

Incidence matrix of a directed graph.
The m by n edgenode incidence matrix has a row for each edge (node i to node j), with entries 1 and 1 in columns i and j .

Kronecker product (tensor product) A ® B.
Blocks aij B, eigenvalues Ap(A)Aq(B).

Length II x II.
Square root of x T x (Pythagoras in n dimensions).

Multiplication Ax
= Xl (column 1) + ... + xn(column n) = combination of columns.

Network.
A directed graph that has constants Cl, ... , Cm associated with the edges.

Nilpotent matrix N.
Some power of N is the zero matrix, N k = o. The only eigenvalue is A = 0 (repeated n times). Examples: triangular matrices with zero diagonal.

Nullspace matrix N.
The columns of N are the n  r special solutions to As = O.

Nullspace N (A)
= All solutions to Ax = O. Dimension n  r = (# columns)  rank.

Projection p = a(aTblaTa) onto the line through a.
P = aaT laTa has rank l.

Rank r (A)
= number of pivots = dimension of column space = dimension of row space.

Saddle point of I(x}, ... ,xn ).
A point where the first derivatives of I are zero and the second derivative matrix (a2 II aXi ax j = Hessian matrix) is indefinite.

Semidefinite matrix A.
(Positive) semidefinite: all x T Ax > 0, all A > 0; A = any RT R.

Similar matrices A and B.
Every B = MI AM has the same eigenvalues as A.

Spectrum of A = the set of eigenvalues {A I, ... , An}.
Spectral radius = max of IAi I.

Sum V + W of subs paces.
Space of all (v in V) + (w in W). Direct sum: V n W = to}.